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tennessee waltz. the wong was one of the -- song was one of the best selling recordings ever and one of two songs the state of tennessee officially adopted. patti page was 85 years old. >>> we will show you what it means to owe more than $16 trillion. >> forcing major warps to shrink their carbon -- corporations to shrink their carbon foot print. no more paper lists. [ dog barking ] ♪ no more paper anything. safeway presents just for u. ♪ save more. save easier. saving more, starts now. just for u on the safeway app. >>> complete bay area news coverage continues right now, this is ktvu channel 2 news. >>> the day after the deal, an agreement to avoid the fiscal cliff, yet a big problem still exists. the government is still spending more money than what is coming in. ktvu's consumer editor tom vacar joins us with a look at what is next and a break down of how much money is on the line. >> reporter: we are just weeks from another nastier fiscal cliff. >> the increases. the deal -- now uncle sam borrowed and spent that money and needs another credit line increase. these days increases are
in tennessee, martin luther king's words rang horribly true. a single gunshot would kill the leader. the shot came from over there. fired from a tiny room it tore into the body of the entire country. rioting broke out. blacks bellowed out theirager in a fire storm of anger and frustration. all this triggered by the murder of a man who preached that freedom would come through nonviolence. king brought nobility and hope to his cause. he meant so much. >> martin luther king dedicated his life to love and to justice between fellow human beings. he died in the cause of that effort. in this difficult day, in this difficult time for the united states, it's perhaps well to ask what kind of a nation we are. >> was america destined to gun down it's brightest stars? it seemed so the night of california's 1968 presidential primary election. robert kennedy had just won with 46% of the vote. he would thank his supporters for the victory that seemed almost certain to take him to the presidency. leaving the podium, on his way to meet with reporters, he took a shortcut through the kitchen. then america's hope
in franklin, tennessee. and jared wins this wrestling match. we spoke to jared and his father, phil. jared, you won this wrestling match. how did that feel? >> it was like i was finding wins. >> were you nervous for your son? >> we're fairly supportive of him. jared's healthy. he was nervous going out there. first time, right? >> yeah. the guy was not playing around. >> how did jared end up wrestling to begin with? >> at first i wanted to help. and then i thought maybe they would let me. >> he asked could he get on the mat. they look at me. i'm like, put him out there. >> phil, did you get to talk to justin, the other wrestler? >> i went over to tell him thank you. what's interesting is that first time they met when they shook hands on the mat. it's amazing. i went over there, asked the coach, tell me the player with the biggest heart. the coach picked him out. >> we wanted to find out more about justin. "right this minute" via skype we have justin and his father, craig. welcome to the show, guys. justin what was that like for you? >> well, i just went to wrestle him and i chose to do the
. >> here is a video of a gas station in tennessee, and you see the van back up and smash into a store and, of course, they're after the atm. >> when are these store owners going to learn to not put the atm right next to the windows? did they actually get away with it? >> they did get away with the atm. >> police are looking for these guys. they don't know who they are, and there isn't really a very clear picture of them. you can see some marks on the van. it looks like initials, part of a license plate, but nothing very clear. fortunately, there was no one at the store at the time, so nobody was injured. >> these guys at least were smart enough to use a van. most people have a pick-up truck, and then you have an atm in the back of your pick-up truck. at least this way they are kind of hidden. >> i love that now that -- there's nothing better than if you want to corps your face, get a van. while you're at it, you might as well fill the van with -- >> the smart thing to do would be to get a job and don't steal people's money. >> i like that better. >>> whatou're seeing is a ski resort in sp
the arch looked like at the tennessee beach at tennessee cove for decades. for many years it's also been a favorite spot for pictures. but on december 29th. a graduate student at the institute of technology was on the beach taking pictures when all of a sudden that arch came tumbling down. the graduate student and his geologist father said the noise was so loud it also blocked out the sounds of the waves. >>> it starts way up here and you see the curser this red line. when the systems come like this they come up over the cold and down over the land like this they don't have a chance to warm up. a lot of times these systems worm up but this one coming down is going to be a cold one. cold systems carry little moisture with them. so we're not expecting rain or precipitation from it. this one will see a few sprinkles but not a lot. maybe .01, .1 at the most. fog is going to be a problem tomorrow morning. as you head off to work get going around town, early morning the fog will be in the east bay and south bay valley. the dewpoints are running right about where the temperatures are right now.
they shipped some to tennessee. thithey are trying to boost u.s. sells after falling short last year. the supreme court is showing some opposition to warrantless blood test during drunk driving police stops. they heard today about a stop in kansas city. they are debating whether the draw ofg blood should require a warrant. a decision is expected by summer. >> it appear it is president has made his pick for treasury secretary. jack lew is expected to be knock nated -- nominated by if end of the week. it'sreported that lew was tapped because of his knowledge of the federal budget and his no drama style but some republicans are expecting a bumpy conformation time. >> aig will not join a lawsuit against the federal government over the bail out that saved the company from bankruptcy. theboard was legally bound to consider become part of the suit and today decided not to. thecompany's former ceo filed the suit saying the conditions o' of the bail out were unfair. thegovernment sold its share in aig and made a profit. the dow gained 60 points and nasdaq gained 14. . >> the owners of the
of a massive storm system that is being blamed for a death in tennessee where a man was killed when a tree fell on him. >> remarkable picture. >>> our weather now. bill, you were talking about this is one of the driest januarys on record. >> third on record. that is a big deal, right? rain has been scarce. and percentages have been plummeting. we stay dry. right now i am checking out the winds. at the surface they are doing that. off shore winds, from land to sea. that pushes the marine influence, not just fog, you see the fog going away, it pushes the cooler, moister marine air away and the air is sinking. and then it warms. along the coast, swells are small. dropping down the last couple days. nothing like a few weeks ago. 8-foot in montry -- monterey. when you go to the beach, think about the rip tides. this is a rip tied time of year. over night loads. forecast over night lows. environment is 5able in some places -- is favorable in some places, keep it in the back of your head, especially if you are a early morning commuter, those are the ones that are the worse, before sun up. tomorrow is
and it also brought strong winds to tennessee after a man was killed when a tree crashed into a building. severe weather was also reported in texas, mississippi, kentucky and indiana. >>> president barack obama wants immigration reform to be finished with in 6 months. he said the only thing standing in the way of immigration reform is politics. he said the turnout is the driving factor which is making republicans more open to a new immigration reform bill. they won 15% compared to 27% for president barack obama. >>> and a survey by the public policy shows 76% says illegal immigrants should keep their jobs and eventually get residency. there are more than 2 -- 200,000 living in the u.s.a. >>> he said he came up with the elaborate hoax to build a romantic relationship with the football star. they communicated on the phone and through social media and he also said the football star had nothing to do with the hoax. >>> the excitement has no big impact with seat sales in collar. the 49er said the seats are almost cold out. they go for $80,000 a piece and fans get to stand behind the harbaughs
month of december. take a look at before and after photo from tennessee beach. the arch from tennessee beach is what's been in hundreds of photos. but in december, that archway crashed down onto the beach below. police say the storm in december was a factor but the pounding surf and also water getting in over the years, helped it to give away. >>> all right. 7:11. why a connecticut lawmaker is apologizing for comments she made about gabrielle giffords. plus how the former congresswoman is marking the second anniversary of the shooting that nearly killed her. >>> and going on tour. if you missed it the last time, you have another chance to see the giants' world series trophy. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched. and we liked it! today's kids got it so good. [ male announcer ] get u-verse tv with a total home dvr included free for life. only $29 a month for six months. rethink possible. only $29 a month for
to be higher. >>> major street flooding in tennessee. the water almost five feet deep. more than 50 people are trapped in their homes. there's so much water, authorities can't set up road barricades. tomorrow, the house of representatives will take a vote on part 2 for the victims of superstorm sandy. house speaker john boehner scheduled a vote after a large outcry when he refused to take up the bill. mayors of new york and new jersey say residents are tired of getting. congress passed a $9.7 billion measure to help pay flood insurance claims. >>> members of congress are meeting right now with the vice president at the white house to talk about curbing gun violence. and the is also expected to speak in about 15 minutes. ktvu's jacqueline fell is in our washington, d.c. newsroom with what we're likely to hear from the president. >> reporter: well, tori, white house sources tell us the frommed is -- the president is going to talk about the nation's debt but also gun control. jackie speier and mime thompson of napa -- mike thompson of many are meeting with the have the. they are part of a new
friend, the senator from tennessee, the honorable lamar alexander. [cheers and applause] >> mr. president, mr. vice president, ladies and gentlemen, the late alex hayley, the author of "roots"s, lived his life by these six words. find the good and praise it. today we praise the american tradition of transferring or reaffirming immense power in the inauguration of the president of the united states. we do this in a peaceful, orderly way. there is no mob. no coup, no insurrection. this is a moment when millions stop and watch. a moment most of us always will remember. it is a moment that is our most conspicuous and enduring symbol of the american democracy. how remarkable that this has survived for so long in such a complex country when so much power is at stake. this freedom to vote for our leaders, and the restraint to respect the results. last year at mount vernon a tour guide told me that our first president, george washington, once posed this question. what is most important, washington asked, of this grand experiment, the united states? and then washington answered his own question in
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